Controversies in the management of congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia and fibula

T. Khan, Benjamin Joseph

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Abstract

Congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia (CPT) is a rare but well recognised condition. Obtaining union of the pseudarthrosis in these children is often difficult and may require several surgical procedures. The treatment has changed significantly since the review by Hardinge in 1972, but controversies continue as to the best form of surgical treatment. This paper reviews these controversies.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1027-1034
Number of pages8
JournalBone and Joint Journal
Volume95 B
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2013
Externally publishedYes

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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